After tasting, amazed, they asked, "Why do you have a scotch like this?" His response: "Why DON'T you have a scotch like this?" lagavulin 16 Not as peaty as Laphroaig.
In my area it is pricey.
To each his own but as for me and my house Lagavulin 16 is what is served here.I don't know if that violates a law in the UK for the production of spirits but whatever this is violates my soul and leaves me wanting.As this is my first experience with Lagavulin 16, it may need time to apartment move in gifts grow.Lagavulin 16 year old Best It has a fishy smell.Overpriced and complacent offering I'm also cynically unimpressed with the big corp mentality, and whilst it tuned my head to the dark side 25 years ago, it's not what it was, or maybe everyone else just does it better for less?The peat is a little strong too, bit it's the smoke that ruined it for.We will savor the jewel for months to come.K However much I would like to try Lagavulin 16, I would not for two reasons: A: Lagavulin is not matured in Islay.The best of the island malts A great sipping whisky.The nose was peat and sea and the first thing to hit me on the palate was the dry peaty smoke that ended with salt and pepper and went on forever.After making my first dram, my nose was smelling something that drew my attention.Almost forgot :-) Leave the Children at home I took my time getting to this pinnacle of Scotches, and so should you if you are a newbie or just a remedial SM Enthusiast.FG and I lived on 35-40K for quite a few years (with multiple kids, in an area that is 12 more expensive than Culpeper, according to this calculator and we lived so much better than the family in this article.Of course who believes otherwise is not used to a taste with a complex of sensations construction.
Thank YOU tiny island!Can you find more unknown and better gems for the price?Insane Good The best period.Please be warned by an experienced drinker - this does not mix well at all.I'm obviously just not an Islay whisky fan!Stop chill filtering your malts, don't you get.Theres so much potential for them to live better at this income level!The thick nature of the smoke wraps itself around your tongue, hence the Kraken reference; salty tenticles from the deep blue sea engulf your tongue much like the ancient imagery of the Kraken or early interpretations of remarkable but very real giant Squid and octopus.But exquisite As an amateur to single malts, I was unsure what to expect.